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Why MontCo ecommerce biz Pet360 invested $300K in startup PetCoach business

Aug. 13, 2014 7:45 am

Why MontCo ecommerce biz Pet360 invested $300K in startup PetCoach

PetCoach connects pet owners with experts who can answer their questions about pet health. Pet360 is a Plymouth Meeting-based e-retailer for "pet parents."
Can tablets and apps attract young people to the auto repair industry? business

Aug. 12, 2014 11:45 am

Can tablets and apps attract young people to the auto repair industry?

Bolt On Technology hopes so. The latest tool from the Southampton, Pa.-based company is like the hoagie ordering machine at Wawa, but for auto shops.
Before leaving for NYC, discussion app ‘Point’ summers in Philly business

Aug. 8, 2014 11:45 am

Before leaving for NYC, discussion app ‘Point’ summers in Philly

The Point web app makes it possible to chat about online articles with friends, on the articles themselves. Its founders, originally from MontCo, are moving to Williamsburg soon.
Postmates launches in Philly: on-demand delivery of anything business

Aug. 7, 2014 3:59 pm

Postmates launches in Philly: on-demand delivery of anything

Get items from local stores delivered in less than one hour. Get free soft pretzels by downloading the app.
Entrepreneur Mike Krupit is coaching Philly startups with new biz, Trajectify business

Aug. 7, 2014 11:45 am

Entrepreneur Mike Krupit is coaching Philly startups with new biz, Trajectify

Every entrepreneur is looking for a mentor, Mike Krupit says. He's here to help, for a fee.
With ‘Nucleus,’ Harvard Law grad wants to upgrade the intercom business

Aug. 6, 2014 11:45 am

With ‘Nucleus,’ Harvard Law grad wants to upgrade the intercom

The prototype uses WiFi, an HD camera and a touchscreen to let people communicate throughout the house.
This Philly-based social network is awarding $10K to its most-liked user business

Aug. 5, 2014 7:45 am

This Philly-based social network is awarding $10K to its most-liked user

'Spotlight' enters public beta with the lure of a monthly sweepstakes.
Center City’s Club OS provides software for gyms and health clubs business

Aug. 4, 2014 2:00 pm

Center City’s Club OS provides software for gyms and health clubs

The four-year-old startup is in 300 gyms in more than 35 states, offering both fitness and sales software.
Smarter Agent’s white-label real estate apps saw 4M+ downloads in 1 year business

Jul. 30, 2014 9:39 am

Smarter Agent’s white-label real estate apps saw 4M+ downloads in 1 year

The Collingswood, N.J.-based company powers mobile apps for national real-estate giants like Keller Williams, Sotheby's and Berkshire Hathaway.
VenturePact connects tech companies with outsourced product development business

Jul. 30, 2014 7:39 am

VenturePact connects tech companies with outsourced product development

The firm has helped big names like ESPN and Bonobos find outside software firms that can build the products they need. It's a pivot for the company, which launched in 2012 under a different model.